2014 San Diego Veterans Summit

This half-day Summit will afford an opportunity for veterans, company and organization representatives to come together in an educational forum to hear from fellow veterans and professional leaders as well as learn some of the most-effective best practices regarding veteran hiring, transitioning into a civilian workplace along with professional development opportunities. The Summit Agenda will include two (2) panel discussions: one designed for veterans and one designed for employers.

Date:

May 15th, 2014

 

Time:

7:30am-11:30am

 

Location:

The UPS Store Home Office
6060 Cornerstone Court West
San Diego, CA 92121


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Host:

 

Angela Thompson
West Region, HR Operations Manager
UPS

Moderator

Jacqueline Penhos
San Diego, 4th District Representative

 

Panel Discussion #1: Employer’s Panel

Markus Achord
Manager, Diversity & Inclusion
Carefusion
Liz Henderson
Talent Development/Military Strategist
Bridgepoint Education
Brigitte Kearney
Senior Staffing Specialist
Qualcomm
Simeon Garriott
Military Relations Manager- Western Region
Lockheed Martin

 

Panel Discussion #2: Veteran Community Partners

Juliana Mercer
California Program Manager
Hire America’s Hero’s
Maurice Wilson
President
National Veterans Transition Services/REBOOT
Mike Ellington
Ombudsman and Volunteer
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)
Janis Whitaker
Program Manager and Facilitator
Career Transition Assistance Program (CTAP)

 

Sponsorship

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Jacob Tadesse via jacob.tadesse@nationaldiversitycouncil.org

 

Individual Registration – $149

 

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